biochip biochip

Definition(s):

  • (n) a microchip that uses tiny strands of DNA to latch onto and quickly recognize thousands of genes at a time; intended for use in a biological environment

Usage(s):

  1. At a biochip meeting in Philadelphia last November, Glaucus was recognized as the leader in the array-based proteomics field.
  2. THE MARK The Story: A suspicious Carpathia demands that Global Community citizens have a biochip implanted; it leaves a scar as evidence of loyalty.
  3. Should biochips become commonly used, people might then be forced to have them implanted.

News

  • Research and Markets: Biochips and Microarrays - Technologies, Markets and Companies - 2013 Updated Report

    DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/632spk/biochips_and) has announced the addition of Jain PharmaBiotech's new report "Biochips and Microarrays - Technologies, Markets and Companies" to their offering. This report is an analysis of biochip/microarray markets based on technologies and applications. The report starts with a description of ...
    on June 28, 2013     Source: Business Wire

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Quotes

  • "This is exciting work," Dordick told Computerworld. "In the pharmaceutical industry, they're looking not to stop animal testing but to try to do biochip testing earlier in the process and thus do less animal testing. I think it's a major...
    on Jan 29, 2008 By: Jonathan Dordick Source: Computerworld

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